Calflora
Taxon  Report   6127    
Pellaea mucronata  (D. C. Eaton) D. C. Eaton
Bird's foot fern,  Birdfoot cliffbrake, Birdfoot fern
Pellaea mucronata, a pteridophyte, is a fern that is native to California, is found only slightly beyond California borders.
Family: PTERIDACEAE  
Genus: Pellaea
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities: (many plant communities), Yellow Pine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, Coastal Sage Scrub
More information about  Pellaea mucronata
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (PEMU)


Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation, with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria. [web application]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Aug 17, 2019).